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Will Brexit affect Africa at all?

Will Brexit affect Africa at all? THE fascination with Brexit continues with the torturous process of democracy being showcased. All the important institutions of the state are playing a role, the executive, parliament, the Supreme Court, the Queen – and it has already cost Britain, two prime ministers. But it [...]

By |2020-03-26T02:01:34+00:00November 20th, 2019|Africa, Britain, enterprise strategies, Politics, Society|0 Comments

Rawlings – June 4th 1979 was not your finest hour, your best moment was January 7th 2001 by Ade Sawyerr

Rawlings – June 4th 1979 was not your finest hour, your best moment was January 7th 2001 – by Ade Sawyerr Retired military dictators, in the very few countries that tolerate military interventions, are allowed to lead the rest of their lives in obscurity drawing their military pension.  But in [...]

By |2020-03-26T18:49:36+00:00July 12th, 2012|Ghana, Politics|0 Comments

Egypt: Change has come and with it an opportunity for a more principled foreign policy approach

http://www.obv.org.uk/news-blogs/egypt-change-has-come News Change has come to Egypt and with it an opportunity for a more principled foreign policy approach – Ade Sawyerr Events of the past fortnight culminating in the turfing out of Hosni Mubarak, the Egyptian president of 30 years should signal an end to an old era of [...]

By |2019-05-24T01:20:44+01:00February 14th, 2011|Africa, Politics, Society, World|0 Comments

The challenge of democracy – Can Obama deliver on his promise to Africa?

The challenge of democracy – Can Obama deliver on his promise to Africa? Ade Sawyerr © London July 2009 On Friday 10th July 2009 and Saturday 11th July 2009, the whole world had its eyes trained on Ghana. Everyone wanted to hear what this son of Africa who had become [...]

By |2019-05-18T18:09:17+01:00September 3rd, 2009|Ghana, Politics, Race Equality and Diversity, World|0 Comments